How The Body Heals Itself

By Alexandra Lily Swanston February 22, 2022 0 Comments
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Your body has an incredible capacity to heal itself. If you are injured or become ill your body should quickly and efficiently deal with the problem and restore itself to health. Why then, if our  bodies are so well designed, are many Americans dealing with chronic pain and chronic diseases? The answer is in part due to the limits of our current knowledge. We know and understand some of the ways our bodies heal themselves quite well, scientists are just beginning to discover and understand others, and there are probably still more healing methods we have yet to find. For many decades, scientific research and medical treatments have focused on treating the symptoms, usually with medic... Read More